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Harry Lennix

Harry Lennix is an accomplished film, television, and stage actor. His recent credits include Warner Bros.' "Man of Steel", The CW's "Emily Owens, M.D.", Fox's "Dollhouse," HBO's "Little Britain," as well as the critically acclaimed series "24" as Walid Al-Rezani. Harry Joseph Lennix III was born November 16, 1964 in Chicago, Illinois, to Lillian C... See full bio »

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 2019 The Almighty Street Team (pre-production)
Calvin Chase / Black Aizan
 2018 Rehabilitation of the Hill (post-production)
Davidson Livingston
 2018 Canal Street (filming)
DJ Terrance Palmer
 2017 Grey Streets (filming)
Cardinal Ford
  Love Extreme (announced)
 2017 The Blacklist: Redemption (TV Series)
Harold Cooper
- Whitehall (2017) ... Harold Cooper
 2016-2017 Billions (TV Series)
Frank Sacher
- Optimal Play (2017) ... Frank Sacher
 2017 Needlestick
Ray LeGro
 2016/II Timeless
 2016 Alternate Universe: A Rescue Mission
Principal Sheehan
 2016/V Retribution
Captain Tucker (rumored)
 2015 Chi-Raq
Commissioner Blades
 2015 H4
King Henry IV
 2015 The Marriage Tour (TV Series)
Mr. Wright
- The Last Supper (2015) ... Mr. Wright
- Second Chances (2015) ... Mr. Wright
- Leave and Cleave (2015) ... Mr. Wright
 2015 Back to School Mom
Lawrence Riley
 2015 72 Hours
 2014 The Fright Night Files (TV Movie)
 2014 The Algerian
 2014 Stand Down Soldier
Officer Freeman
 2014 Cru
Diego Glass
 2014 Stitch (TV Series)
Charles 'Chuck' Williams (2014)
 2014 Cruel Will
Dr. Frances
 2013 Keep Pushing (Short)
Staff Sergeant Hoover
 2013 Lorraine (Short)
 2013 Mr. Sophistication
Ron Waters
 2013 Sunny and RayRay
 2013 Quick Draw (TV Series)
Sherrif Love
- Nicodemus (2013) ... Sherrif Love
 2013 Evidence
Ben Tuttle
 2013 Always Night (TV Mini-Series)
Roger Banks
- 12-12-12 (2013) ... Roger Banks
 2012 A Beautiful Soul
Jeff Freeze
 2012 The Last Fall
Ron Davis
 2011 Law & Order: LA (TV Series)
Agent Bossy
- Plummer Park (2011) ... Agent Bossy (as Harry J. Lennix)
 2011 Hound Dogs (TV Movie)
 2010 Undercovers (TV Series)
Gary Bloom
- Funny Money (2010) ... Gary Bloom
 2009-2010 Dollhouse (TV Series)
Boyd Langton
- Epitaph Two: Return (2010) ... Boyd Langton (credit only)
- The Attic (2009) ... Boyd Langton
- Stop-Loss (2009) ... Boyd Langton
 2009/V The Interview (Short)
 2008 Little Britain USA (TV Series)
The American President / The President
- Episode #1.6 (2008) ... The American President
- Episode #1.5 (2008) ... The American President
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... The President
- Episode #1.1 (2008)
 2008 Fly Like Mercury
 2007 Across the Universe
Army Sergeant
 2007 Resurrecting the Champ
Bob Satterfield Jr.
 2007 Stomp the Yard
 2006 Legion of Super Heroes (TV Series)
Dr. Mar Londo
- Timber Wolf (2006) ... Dr. Mar Londo (voice)
 2005 Trespass (Short)
 2005 The Matrix Online (Video Game)
Lock (voice)
 2005 House M.D. (TV Series)
John Henry Giles
- DNR (2005) ... John Henry Giles
 2004 Second Time Around (TV Series)
Dr. Oakes
- For Better or Worse (2004) ... Dr. Oakes
 2004/I Ray
Joe Adams
 2004 Suspect Zero
Rich Charleton
 2004 Century City (TV Series)
Attorney Attwell
- Love and Games (2004) ... Attorney Attwell
 2004 Barbershop 2: Back in Business
Quentin Leroux
 2004 Chrystal
 2003 The Handler (TV Series)
DEA Handler
- Street Boss (2003) ... DEA Handler
 2003 Enter the Matrix (Video Game)
Commander Lock (voice)
 1998-2003 The Practice (TV Series)
Asst. Attorney General Parker / Atty. For Dr. Cloves
- Final Judgment (2003) ... Asst. Attorney General Parker
- The Pursuit of Dignity (1998) ... Atty. For Dr. Cloves
 2003 Black Listed (Video)
Karl Bennett
 2002 Never Get Outta the Boat
Brandon (as Harry J. Lennix)
 2002 Girlfriends (TV Series)
- My Mother, Myself (2002) ... Earl
 2002 Don't Explain
 2002 Collateral Damage
 2001 Home Invaders
 2001 American Temp (Video short)
Fred Caesar
 2001 All or Nothing (Video)
 1999 Titus
 1999 JAG (TV Series)
Agent John Nichols
- Contemptuous Words (1999) ... Agent John Nichols (as Harry J. Lennix)
 1999 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Mr. Newman
- An Impartial Bias (1999) ... Mr. Newman
 1999 The Unspoken
 1997-1998 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Agent Ron Wagner
- Resurrection: Part 2 (1998) ... Agent Ron Wagner (as Harry J. Lennix)
- Resurrection: Part 1 (1998) ... Agent Ron Wagner (as Harry J. Lennix)
- Obsession: Part 2 (1998) ... Agent Ron Wagner (as Harry J. Lennix)
- Obsession: Part 1 (1998) ... Agent Ron Wagner (as Harry J. Lennix)
- Fatal Impact: Part 2 (1997) ... Agent Ron Wagner (as Harry J. Lennix)
 1998 Any Day Now (TV Series)
- Unfinished Symphony (1998) ... Garrett
 1998 Since You've Been Gone (TV Movie)
Jordan Cardozo
 1998 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
- The Blame Game (1998) ... Ballard (as Harry J. Lennix)
 1997 Living Single (TV Series)
Clayton Simmons
- The Best Laid Plans (1997) ... Clayton Simmons (as Harry J. Lennix)
 1997 Chicago Cab
Pissed-Off Boyfriend (as Harry J. Lennix)
 1997 ER (TV Series)
Dr. Greg Fischer
- Random Acts (1997) ... Dr. Greg Fischer (as Harry J. Lennix)
- You Bet Your Life (1997) ... Dr. Greg Fischer (as Harry J. Lennix)
- Faith (1997) ... Dr. Greg Fischer (as Harry J. Lennix)
- Whose Appy Now? (1997) ... Dr. Greg Fischer (as Harry J. Lennix)
- Fortune's Fools (1997) ... Dr. Greg Fischer (as Harry J. Lennix)
 1997 Too Close to Home (TV Movie)
Prosecuting Attorney
 1997 Friends 'Til the End (TV Movie)
Prof. Gunderson (as Harry J. Lennix)
 1996-1997 Murder One (TV Series)
Mr. Parnell / David Bronson
- Chapter Ten, Year Two (1997) ... Mr. Parnell (as Harry J. Lennix)
- Chapter Eleven (1996) ... David Bronson (as Harry J. Lennix)
 1996 The Parent 'Hood (TV Series)
Sergeant Rutledge
- Goodfella (1996) ... Sergeant Rutledge
 1996 Get on the Bus
 1995-1996 The Client (TV Series)
Daniel Holbrook
- Sympathy for the Devil (1996) ... Daniel Holbrook
- Happily Ever After (1995) ... Daniel Holbrook
- Child's Play (1995) ... Daniel Holbrook
 1995 Comfortably Numb
Hamlin Day
 1995 Nothing But the Truth (TV Movie)
Det. Vernon Jones
 1994 Vanishing Son IV (TV Movie)
André Laine
 1994 Notes in a Minor Key (Short)
 1994 Vanishing Son II (TV Movie)
Andre Laine
 1994 Guarding Tess
Kenny Young (as Harry J. Lennix)
 1992 Bob Roberts
Franklin Dockett
 1992 Mo' Money
Tom Dilton (as Harry J. Lennix)
 1992 In the Best Interest of the Children (TV Movie)
Tim Coffey
 1991 The Five Heartbeats
 1990 Victimless Crimes
 1990 Perry Mason: The Case of the Defiant Daughter (TV Movie)
Prosecutor Keith Warner
 1989 The Package
Johnny's Field Soldier
 1986 Jack and Mike (TV Series)
Fraternity Brother
- Personal Foul (1986) ... Fraternity Brother
 1983 Bad Boys
Inmate (uncredited)
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He acted in August Wilson's play "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago with Felicia Fields as Ma Rainey, Gary Houston, Lori Holton-Nash, Percy Littleton, Dwain A. Perry, E. George Perry and Tim Rhoze. Chuck Smith directed.. See more »

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He was awarded the 1989 Joseph Jefferson Award Citation for Actor in a Principal Role in a Play for "Caught in the Act" at the Lifeline Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

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